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Normal spontaneous vaginal delivery after transcervical radiofrequency ablation of uterine fibroids: a case report

Authors Bends R, Toub DB, Römer T

Received 20 February 2018

Accepted for publication 6 June 2018

Published 16 July 2018 Volume 2018:10 Pages 367—369

DOI https://doi.org/10.2147/IJWH.S165959

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Review by Single-blind

Peer reviewers approved by Dr Colin Mak

Peer reviewer comments 4

Editor who approved publication: Professor Elie Al-Chaer


Ralf Bends,1 David B Toub,2,3 Thomas Römer1

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Evangelisches Klinikum Köln-Weyertal, Köln, Germany; 2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia PA, USA; 3Medical Affairs, Gynesonics, Redwood City, CA, USA

Abstract: Transcervical radiofrequency ablation of uterine fibroids was performed on a patient in Germany, who subsequently conceived. This is the first report of a normal spontaneous vaginal delivery after fibroid ablation with the Sonata® System.

Keywords:
Sonata® System, uterine fibroid

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